Town Dems seek end to GOP dominance

Archive for October, 2009

Town Dems seek end to GOP dominance

Democrats on Election Day will look to gain seats on the Poughkeepsie town board, while Republicans will work to forge an all-GOP governing body. (1 hour ago)

Surprise fall in German retail sales

German retail sales fell for the second consecutive month in September, in a sign that household demand remains weak. September retail sales declined 0.5% from August, figures released by the federal statistics office showed. (37 mins ago)

Nintendo interim profits plunge more than half

Nintendo said today that its interim net profit plunged by more than half and it slashed its full-year forecasts due to a sharp drop in sales of its hit Wii video game console. (5 mins ago)

Health care reform: 15 key questions

A few things seem certain: A final bill won’t be bipartisan, it will require tax increases, and the political implications will be huge. The rest is harder to predict. (2 hours ago)

Ex-mutual fund CEO hits industry in book

Mark Jewell, AP Personal Finance Writer BOSTON Dan Calabria is a believer in mutual funds, imperfect as they may be: I consider them to be the worst investment in the world, except for everything else that’s out there,? he quips. (9 mins ago)

Budget 2010 seen as market neutral

KUALA LUMPUR: Stock picking will be the order of the day in the next few trading days as investors seek to digest the implications of Budget 2010 which was announced last Friday as well as attempt to determine the beneficiaries of the government’s proposals, or otherwise. (2 hours ago)

Dog Insurance – Protect Your Dog’s Health and Your Families Financial Health

The main reasons why dog lovers need dog insurance are based on the fact that planning ahead to get dog insurance can quite possibly save a sick dog’s life. Dog insurance is cheap and easy to find. Insurance for a canine, makes sense because cheap dog insurance is always better than no dog insurance at [...]

Capmark Financial to file bankruptcy: WSJ

Fomer GMAC lending arm reported ready to seek protection this weekend. (12 hours ago)

4. Making right buy can result in big gain

MALAYSIAN property has withstood the test of time quite well and the many economic downturns over the years have failed to weaken its position as an attractive and reliable investment instrument. (6 hours ago)

Have your say on credit reports

I’ve been meaning to pull my credit reports for some time. I, like so many others, am concerned about identity theft or uncorrected errors in my credit files that might ding my credit scores. (33 mins ago)